Searches and Hires

West Virginia seeks investment consultant for 457 plan

West Virginia Treasurer's Office, Charleston, is searching for an investment consultant for the state's $203 million 457 plan, according to an RFP posted on the website of state Treasurer John Perdue's office, which oversees the plan.

The current consultant is Segal Marco Advisors; whether the firm is eligible to rebid could not be immediately learned. The plan's record keeper is Empower Retirement.

The RFP is available on the treasurer's office website. Proposals are due Sept. 11. A timeline for a decision was not provided.

Gina Joynes, Mr. Perdue's spokeswoman, could not be immediately reached to provide further information.